Health Physics News

November 2013

Highlights of the 32-page online November 2013 issue of Health Physics News

  • COVER
    • "Nuclear Power Radiation Safety: Learning From the Past to Protect the Future," 47th Midyear Meeting of the Health Physics Society
    • "Radiation Safety in Medicine," 2014 Professional Development School
  • FROM THE PRESIDENT — Opportunities to Give Back, by President Darrell Fisher
  • SOCIETY NEWS
    • 2013–2014 HPS Dade Moeller Scholarship Winners
    • A Short History of Baltimore: Site of the 2014 HPS Annual Meeting
  • CHAPTER NEWS — Rio Grande Chapter, Baltimore-Washington Chapter
  • COMMITTEE ACTIVITIES — Membership Committee
  • AGENCY NEWS — NRC News: NAS Starts NRC-Sponsored Cancer Risk Pilot Study
  • THE BOICE REPORT #18 — Radiation Research Society Annual Meeting, New Orleans, September 2013, including the joint Health Physics Society/Radiation Research Society Symposium
  • IN MEMORIAM — Leo G. Faust
  • HPS STANDARDS CORNER — HPS Standards Now Being Distributed by IHS
  • MEMBER'S POINT OF VIEW
    • Advantages of Membership in the Health Physics Society
    • Debate: "Should There Be a Dose-Rate Effectiveness Factor in Radiation Protection?"
  • REPORT FROM THE STACKS — Review of SuperFuel: Thorium, the Green Energy Source for the Future
  • RADIOLOGICAL PROTECTION AROUND THE GLOBE — Turning the Page
  • REAC/TS — Industrial Radiography Incidents
  • GETTING TO KNOW THE HPS — Esteban D. Picazo
  • CHP CORNER
    • Examination Site Committee Activities
    • ABHP Exam Application Reminder
    • Changes to AAHP Procedures
  • ANNOUNCEMENTS
    • International Conference on Radiation Protection in Medicine (RPM2014)
    • Radiation Pioneer Maurice Tubiana Dies
    • Kalender Receives Gray Medal

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  • ADVERTISEMENTS — 5 display ads and 11 short courses are offered this month

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